<iframe src="//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-NP2ZK8" height="0" width="0" style="display:none;visibility:hidden"></iframe> Estimated Costs Per Program

Estimated Costs Per Program

clinical mental health counseling: Contemplative Psychotherapy & Buddhist Psychology MA

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
*Includes fall, spring, and Maitri fees*

$28,471

Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

Contemplative Education MA (hybrid program) 

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
*Includes Summer, Fall, and Spring, does not include summer lodging*

$18,990

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)
  • N/A

Creative Writing MA (hybrid program)  

*Includes Fall, Spring and Summer

$20,520

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

Creative Writing and Poetics MFA  

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
*Amount includes Fall, Spring, and Summer.

$24,730

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

Master of divinity 

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1

$22,570

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

Resilient Leadership MA

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1

$18,580

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

Religious Studies MA 

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1

$20,570

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)
 

Religious Studies with Language MA  

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
Includes Fall and Spring

$22,560

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

clinical mental health counseling: Somatic Counseling Body Psychotherapy MA

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
Includes Fall and Spring

$25,545

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

clinical mental health counseling: Somatic Counseling Dance/Movement Therapy ma

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
Includes Fall and Spring

$25,545

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

Theater: Contemporary Performance MFA 

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
*Amount includes special course fees.

$25,740

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

clinical mental health counseling: Transpersonal Art Therapy MA

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
Includes Fall and Spring

$22,560

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

clinical mental health counseling: mindfulness-based transpersonal counseling MA (3-year on-campus program only)

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
Includes Fall and Spring

$22,560

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

CLINICAL MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING: MINDFULNESS-BASED TRANSPERSONAL COUNSELING MA (2-YEAR hybrid PROGRAM)

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
Includes Summer, Fall, and Spring                                                                                                                                              
$33,951

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

clinical mental health counseling: Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy MA

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
Includes Fall, Spring, and Summer intensive

$27,140

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)

Ecopsychology MA (hybrid/Low-Residency program)  

Average Tuition Bill for Year 1
*Amount includes Fall, Spring, and Summer.

$19,645

 Scholarships (application required) Scholarships (no application required)
 N/A

 

  • Graduate students may borrow up to $20,500/year in Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans.
  • Graduate students may be able to borrow a Federal Grad PLUS loan up to the total Cost of Attendance minus all other aid awarded.
  • Students may set up a Payment Plan to pay their tuition bill.
  • Many students work part-time off and on campus. For available employment opportunities at Naropa University, visit the Graduate Assistantships webpage.
  • Students who previously participated in Americorps programs may be able to apply their education award voucher to their tuition bill. Also, students enrolled in degree programs requiring internships may be able to earn credit toward an Americorps education award.

Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance is determined using guidelines established by the Colorado Commission of Higher Education and assumes that students are limiting expenses by sharing housing, utilizing public transportation, etc. Living expenses (room and board, books, transportation, personal and miscellaneous) are about $1,875/month. The following demonstrates expected expenses associated with attending school.

Room & Board $11,656
Transportation $1,404
Books & Materials $1,256
Personal & Misc. $3,790
Total Indirect Costs $18,106